Bicentennial Park (Darwin)

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Bicentennial Park
Darwin War Memorial

Bicentennial Park is a large area of parkland located in the Darwin city centre, Darwin, Northern Territory. It runs the length of Darwin's waterfront which looks over Darwin Harbour. The park stretches from Northern Territory Parliament House to Doctor's Gully. The park is home to monuments dedicated to those who died during the Bombing of Darwin, including: the Cenotaph War Memorial, the Civilian Memorial and the USS Peary Memorial.[1]

Major festivals that are held at Bicentennial Park include Greek Glenti where the Greek community gathers to celebrate their culture and food. Other major festivals are May Day and the Darwin Festival.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bicentennial Park". City of Darwin, Life@the Top. Darwin City Council. Retrieved 1 May 2015. 
  2. ^ "Bicentennial Park Festivals". NT Travel. 

External links[edit]

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Coordinates: 12°27′39″S 130°50′13″E / 12.460945°S 130.837061°E / -12.460945; 130.837061